Saudi crown prince welcomes Assad back to Arab League
19 May 2023, 07:27 pm | Updated: 02 December 2023, 08:51 pm
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman welcomed Syrian President Bashar al-Assad back to the Arab League on Friday, over a decade after the war-torn country was suspended from the bloc, reports AFP.
"We are pleased today by the attendance of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in this summit," Prince Mohammed, the kingdom's de facto ruler, said in a speech, adding he hoped the return would lead to "stability" in Syria.
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